West Babylon man pleads guilty to driving high, injuring cop

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WEST BABYLON -

A West Babylon admits he was driving high when he seriously injured a police officer.

Louis Mancini pleaded guilty to driving while ability impaired by drugs and other charges.

The 30-year-old had fentanyl and anxiety medication in his system when he lost control of a stolen SUV in March and crashed head-on into a police cruiser.

The officer suffered a shattered pelvis, fractured hip and broken leg.

Mancini is expected to get 10 years in prison when he's sentenced next month.

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